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Healthy Attendance? The Impact of Cultural Engagement and Sports Participation on Health and Satisfaction with Life in Scotland

Data from the Scottish Household Survey 2011 has been used to statistically explore the relationship between taking part in cultural and sporting activities, attending cultural places and key quality of life measures in Scotland. 

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The role of culture and leisure in improving health and wellbeing

A National Leisure & Culture Forum and Chiel Cultural & Leisure Officers Association (CLOA) report.

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Evidence

Social prescription and the role of participatory arts programmes for older people with sensory impairments

The paper describes the benefits of a social prescribing service for older people with sensory impairments experiencing social isolation

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Commissions / Digital Projects Officer - d/l 29 April

Chelsea & Westminster NHS Foundation Trust arts team.

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Frances Walsh

Frances Walsh
Tate St Ives and Cornwall Council
Art educator

I am a qualified Art teacher, specialising in secondary art up to GCSE and A level. Alongside this experience within formal education settings, I have also worked in community and ...

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